Poems About: POVERTY
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
Some place far from here
A baby is crying
A child is hungry
A mother is dying read more »Jessica Collazo
230.Unemployment I Hate You
I was at varsity in my comfort zone.
I never knew the reality.
My dreams were unlimited.
Sky was the limit. read more »Unknown Unpopular
They are the future of humanity
But many of them living in poverty
And without shelter homeless on the street
Searching through rubbish bins for scraps of food to eat. read more »Francis Duggan
232.Humble Bumble Bee
This poem is about poverty and child welfare. Just because you are born into poverty does'nt mean you have to stay there.
My life reminds me of a Bumble bee. Bumble bee's produce sweet honey but can also be deadly.
I once lived in the guetto howeverr, for me I always knew I wanted something different. read more »Shirley Morgan
My day starts with a hope,
and ends with full stop...
Hope of getting a meal, read more »jagmeet singh
234.HOW LUCKY WE ARE
Do we ever really realise
how very lucky we are?
Living lives of comfort
Removed from poverty by far. read more »Arti Chopra
235.We Cannot Have Trust And Justice
We cannot have trust and justice if we deny the truth
If in the face of prejudice we do remain as mute
Where one race feels superior to another there never can be trust
Let us drink to equality and what is right and just read more »Francis Duggan
What a prodigy, dear Chatterton?
At your teens, you pioneer'd romance
Alas, poverty be your mighty menace
The silent suicide of arsenic poison. read more »Joseph Oladehinde Ibikunle
237.Human Heart Is Very Fragile
What poverty? Who can explain better?
I have seen grassy tongues that flatter
For the grains to walk in and go deep
Into the serpentine intestine, we keep read more »Aftab Alam
238.21 - Victorian Poverty
A period of extreme poverty of the lower working classes
As they worked to the death the rich sat politely on their arses
London’s poor tried to scrape a living doing jobs the devil created
As the rich sat at their windows laughing at the pitiful souls they hated read more »nicola burkett
239.Money Is Most Important
At the top of people's new year's wish list you won't find poverty
For money speaks every language as most would agree
A lack of money in people causes low self esteem
Money is the most important thing to most it does seem read more »Francis Duggan
240.That Money Speaks Every Language
That money speaks every language has often been said before
And what also applies to money is much always wants more
And that moneyed people rule the World is something we all know
The more money they accumulate the more their power does grow. read more »Francis Duggan